Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Let Us Break Bread Together
[traditional] 1:29
2 Ave Maria
Franz Schubert 4:02
3 My Lord, What a Mornin'
[traditional] 2:15
4 Deep River
[traditional] 3:50
5 The Holy City
Stephen Adams 5:50
6 There Is a Green Hill Far Away
William Horsley 2:44
7 How Beautiful Are the Feet
George Frideric Handel 2:40
8 Ave Verum Corpus
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:15
9 Easter Hymn
Giovanni Pierluigi da Palestrina 2:25
10 Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:54
11 The Little Road to Bethlehem
Michael Head 3:02
12 The Shepherd's Farewell
Hector Berlioz 4:38
13 Ave Maria
Johann Sebastian Bach - Charles-François Gounod 2:45
14 O for a Closer Walk With God
[traditional] 2:38
15 O for the Wings of a Dove
George Frideric Handel 5:22
16 Tua Bethlem Dref
Edward Arthur 2:01
17 O Holy Night
Adolphe Adam 3:32
18 De Virgin Mary Had a Baby Boy
[traditional] 2:21

Credits

CD 1

premiered in:
Leipzig, Sachsen, Germany (1723-07-02) (track 10)
organ:
Robert Court (tracks 2, 7, 11, 13, 17)
Huw Tregelles Williams (organist) (tracks 3, 5–6, 8–10, 12, 14–15)
choir vocals:
BBC Welsh Chorus (tracks 1, 3–6, 8–10, 12, 14–16, 18)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (1723) (track 10)
Charles‐François Gounod (French composer) (1853) (track 13)
conductor:
John Hugh Thomas (tracks 1, 3–6, 8–10, 12, 14–16, 18)
lyricist:
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 13)
solo vocals:
Don Smith (tenor) (track 3)
treble vocals:
Aled Jones (tracks 2, 5, 7, 11, 13, 15, 17)
arrangements:
"Jesus bleibet meine Freude" from Cantata, BWV 147 (for piano, Chuquisengo) (track 10)
Ave Maria (catch-all for arrangements of the Bach / Gounod work) (track 13)
Jesu, Joy of Man's Desire, from BWV 147 (for piano, Myra Hess) (track 10)
Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring (for band, Reed) (track 10)
Jesu, Joy of Men's Desiring (Sportiello arrangement) (track 10)
Jesu, bleibet meine Freunde (Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring) (arr. for piano by Richard Tilling) (track 10)
Jesus bleibet meine Freude (for trumpet and organ, Alain) (track 10)
Jesus bleibet meine Freude (for organ, Duruflé) (track 10)
Jesus bleibet meine Freude, BWV 147 (arr. Wilhelm Kempff for piano) (track 10)
Kantate, BWV 147 "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben": Teil II, X. Choral "Jesus bleibet meine Freude" (Jesu, Joy of Mans Desiring; catch-all for arrangements) (track 10)
Three Chorales: Jesu, Joy of Man‘s Desiring (Milko Kelemen arrangement) (track 10)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Ecos (track 10)
Lady Lynda (track 10)
雪の夜 (track 13)
later translated versions:
Ave Maria (Japanese translation of Bach/Gounod's "Ave Maria") (track 13)
Ave Maria (Italian translation of "Ave Maria" by Bach/Gounod) (track 13)
later versions:
orchestrations:
Ave Maria (for violin and orchestra, orch. Kennedy & Lenehan) (track 13)
Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring, BWV 147/10 (Stokowski orchestration) (track 10)
part of:
recording of:
Ave Maria (Bach/Gounod) (track 13)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Bach (track 13)
J.S. Bachelor Party (track 10)